ANNOUNCEMENT

Announcement: Workshop Leader Change

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Eri Uchida is unable to join us as a workshop leader for the North American Taiko Conference. We have worked with Kodo to arrange for Yoshie Abe to offer both workshops as planned: Beautiful Katsugi Okedo Playing and Mindfulness of the Sole Strike. Yoshie Abe (née Sunahata) entered the Kodo Apprentice Read More

Mini Intensives

What’s new with NATC? – Mini Intensives

This year, we are offering three mini intensive workshop experiences during NATC.  This is the first time we’re introducing this type of intensive experience within the conference schedule.  Driven primarily by Workshop Chair, Mark H Rooney and TCA’s NATC Committee, the mini intensive program was approved early on in the planning process by TCA’s Board Read More

BLOG - New Reg Schedule (2)

New NATC Schedule

We’re very excited to offer a new type of NATC experience for all attendees.  2017 marks the 20th anniversary of the first North American Taiko Conference held in Los Angeles, CA.  Our community has progressed and changed in the last 20 years, but our approach to NATC has remained fairly unchanged.  This year, we’ve worked hard Read More